Chapter 27. JavaServer™ Faces Web Apps: Part 2
Whatever is in any way beautiful hath its source of beauty in itself, and is complete in itself; praise forms no part of it.
—Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
There is something in a face, An air, and a peculiar grace, Which boldest painters cannot trace.
Cato said the best way to keep good acts in memory was to refresh them with new.
I never forget a face, but in your case I’ll make an exception.
In this chapter you’ll learn:
• To access databases from JSF applications.
• The basic principles and advantages of Ajax technology.
• To use Ajax in a JSF web app.